Nov
19
1:00pm 1:00pm

18th Annual Hyde Creek Salmon Festival

Below is Festival 2016 Information

TWO LOCATIONS   - Hyde Creek Recreation Centre, 1379 Laurier Avenue, Port Coquitlam. Proceed north up Coast Meridian Road in Port Coquitlam. Turn right onto Laurier, free parking at the Hyde Creek Recreation Centre. Activities and displays are in the gymnasium.

Tour the Hyde Creek Education Centre & Hatchery at 3636 Coast Meridian Road and see an operating hatchery and more activities – just a short walk down the Poco Trail behind the Rec Centre. Follow the signs!!

Salmon Festival Activities Include:

  • See the salmon close up with in-stream salmon demonstrations and salmon dissections
  • Many informative and interactive environmental displays and exhibits
  • Live Raptors and other animal exhibits
  • Coquitlam Search and Rescue demonstration
  • Guided nature walks along Hyde Creek
  • Salmon Hatchery tours
  • Crafts, face painting, Home Depot build project
  • Fundraising BBQ by the Culinary Students of SD 43
  • Nylon Zoo with the giant inflatable fish & costumes has 4 children’s shows
  • Fundraising Raffle has many incredible prizes
  • Purchase Christmas gifts from crafters & vendors
  • Free Car Parking
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Jun
27
2:00pm 2:00pm

Coho Fry Clipping

Come by to Hyde Creek Hatchery between 2pm-7pm on Tuesday June 27th to witness or help with Coho fry adipose fin clipping.  

11,000 Coho fry will be clipped for tracking purposes. It does not harm the fish, but simply helps keep track of the Coho return in later years. 

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11th ANNUAL HYDE CREEK OPEN HOUSE & SALMON RELEASE
Apr
22
10:00am10:00am

11th ANNUAL HYDE CREEK OPEN HOUSE & SALMON RELEASE

Release salmon into Hyde Creek and send the fry on their journey to the ocean.  The Education Centre & Hatchery will be busy with tours, exhibits,  crafts and Dr. Fish as part of the day.  A fund raising hot dog BBQ courtesy of Save On Foods and coffee from Starbucks will be part of the event.   Photos 2017.

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Nov
19
12:00pm12:00pm

17th Annual Hyde Creek Salmon Festival

Below is Festival 2016 Information

TWO LOCATIONS   - Hyde Creek Recreation Centre, 1379 Laurier Avenue, Port Coquitlam. Proceed north up Coast Meridian Road in Port Coquitlam. Turn right onto Laurier, free parking at the Hyde Creek Recreation Centre. Activities and displays are in the gymnasium.

Tour the Hyde Creek Education Centre & Hatchery at 3636 Coast Meridian Road and see an operating hatchery and more activities – just a short walk down the Poco Trail behind the Rec Centre. Follow the signs!!

Salmon Festival Activities Include:

  • See the salmon close up with in-stream salmon demonstrations and salmon dissections
  • Many informative and interactive environmental displays and exhibits
  • Live Raptors and other animal exhibits
  • Coquitlam Search and Rescue demonstration
  • Guided nature walks along Hyde Creek
  • Salmon Hatchery tours
  • Crafts, face painting, Home Depot build project
  • Fundraising BBQ by the Culinary Students of SD 43
  • Nylon Zoo with the giant inflatable fish & costumes has 4 children’s shows
  • Fundraising Raffle has many incredible prizes
  • Purchase Christmas gifts from crafters & vendors
  • Free Car Parking

Special thanks to co-sponsor City of Port Coquitlam,  and to our corporate sponsors BIA-Port Coquitlam,   Fortis BC,   Metro Ford,      Port of Vancouver,   Vancity-Port Coquitlam,    for sponsoring this event for  2017 .

As well, we graciously acknowledge and thank all volunteers, participants, donors and supporters of the Society and this Festival.

Thank-you to the Hyde Creek Festival Committee for planning the 2016 event.  (April Crockett, Linda Dore,  Susan Ingram, Jean Peachman, Karin Sumner, Brooke Venema, Doris Wilcox, Marianne Wotherspoon)

Raffle Donors 2016 :  Ace Hardware, Art Knapps,  A & W Port Coquitlam, Costco (Port Coquitlam),   Carnoustie Golf,  Charlies Chocolate Factory, Earls Kitchen & Bar (Port Coquitlam), Deep Cove Kayaks, Electronic Arts,  Evergreen Cultural Centre,  Fly Over Canada, Giggle Dam Theatre,  Golden Ears Curling Club, Greater Vancouver Zoo,  In A Wink,   Lordco Coast Meridian, Meridian Arms, Meridian Meats,  Millenium Meats, Parallel Brewing Co.,   Pacific Salmon Foundation,  Paddle Wheel River Tours, Papa Leo's Pizza, Pharamasave, Port Coquitlam Bowling,  Port Coquitlam Dairy Queen,  Purdy's Chocolates, Robert Bateman,  Redl Sports, The Clutch Theatre,   Scott Plastics,  Sports Theatre Granville Island, Wine Experts.

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